Navigating A Layoff for Womxn of Color | Future for Us • Edvo
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Navigating A Layoff for Womxn of Color | Future for Us
May 6 2020
Webcast 12:00 PM PDT

Navigating A Layoff for Womxn of Color | Future for Us

This pandemic has left millions with no jobs and it has led to huge layoffs, but it has especially affected job security for womxn of color professionals.

You may be recently laid off and trying to figure out the best way of navigating this for the first time, for you and your family.

Join our FREE webinar to learn about how you can best strategize a layoff & what tips & resources are out there to support you.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • What are the first 3 things someone should do after being let go?
  • How should they talk about the layoff in interviews?
  • What are some resources for people recently let go?
  • How to stay motivated during a job search?

Future for Us

Future for Us envisions a future of work where womxn of color lead at the highest levels of corporate, government, and social sector organizations. The mission is to advance womxn of color through community, culture and career development. Follow the community on social media and subscribe to the newsletter at

Instructor - Shireen Jaffer

Shireen Jaffer is a second-time founder, Forbes 30 under 30, and CEO of Edvo, a venture-backed startup in Los Angeles that inspires people to think for themselves and take control of their careers. Shireen has worked with hundreds of companies, from Fortune 500s to early stage startups, advising them on recruiting and hiring practices. She has helped over 50,000 people in their job search over the last 10 years, from recent grads to executives, and is passionate about helping people build meaningful careers.


Shireen Jaffer

Shireen Jaffer

CEO - Edvo

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